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ACI World appoints Véronique Demers as new Vice President of Communications and Marketing

Montreal, 20 December 2021 – Airports Council International (ACI) World has announced today the appointment of Véronique Demers as its new Vice President of Communications and Marketing.

Véronique joins at a critical point for the airport industry as it looks to forge the path to sustainable recovery from the COVID-19 crisis.

Véronique has over 15 years of multi-sector experience in corporate communications, public relations, digital marketing, and branding. She has held leadership roles in strategic communications and marketing for the hospitality/travel industry including two brands of the Accor hotel group. While working in the hospitality sector, she was integral in establishing partnerships and building communications and marketing strategies that helped hotel properties reach top status on the global stage. Véronique brings international experience to the position with previous roles in North and South America, Europe, and the Middle East.

“At a time when the voice of the global airport community needs to be heard, I am confident that Véronique will leverage her background to advance ACI World’s initiatives to support our airport members around the globe. Her extensive range of experience will help develop relationships and amplify key industry issues at a time when collaboration—across the aviation ecosystem and beyond—is more important than ever,” said ACI World Director General Luis Felipe de Oliveira.

“I am thrilled to pursue ACI World’s mission with the team,” said Véronique Demers. “I intend to support the great work of the organization by strategically deploying the complete marketing and communications scope for sustainable results, collaborating closely with the diverse stakeholders and expanding engagement. It is a great honour to use the skills I have acquired over my experience to help ACI World support and serve its airport members.”

Véronique will begin her role on 10 January 2022 and will be based in Montreal at ACI World’s office.

Notes for editors

  1. Airports Council International (ACI), the trade association of the world’s airports, was founded in 1991 with the objective of fostering cooperation among its member airports and other partners in world aviation, including the International Civil Aviation Organization, the International Air Transport Association and the Civil Air Navigation Services Organization. In representing the best interests of airports during key phases of policy development, ACI makes a significant contribution toward ensuring a global air transport system that is safe, secure, efficient and environmentally sustainable. As of January 2021, ACI serves 701 members, operating 1933 airports in 183 countries.

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